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Python Python Basics (2015) Python Data Types String Formatting

Nitin Sharma
Nitin Sharma
1,035 Points

subject = "Treehouse loves {}".format('Nitin') what mistake i am making here ?

subject = "Treehouse loves {}".format('Nitin')

strings.py
subject = "Treehouse loves {}".format('Nitin')
Zach Anderson
Zach Anderson
3,691 Points

While this does technically work and gives the same result, they are wanting you to use the variable name instead of just writing in 'Nitin' in the .format() method.

You're close!